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Court order on Horsham home following criminal activity

A home in Horsham has been shut to everyone but a selected few after police became of criminal activity at the property.

Crime
Female members of the county council wearing suffragette rosettes. Picture: WSCC

Tributes paid to suffragettes but more needs to be done, county council told

As we mark 100 years since suffragettes won the first votes for women, one county councillor says more is yet needed to make female voices heard.

Politics
Gale (right) was jailed for the manslaughter of Mark Manning

‘Hero’ father’s killer wins appeal to have his sentence reduced

A mechanic who was jailed for 15 years and eight months for killing a ‘hero’ father with a wrench has succeeded in getting his prison sentence reduced.

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Chichester couple Jo Meeke and Matt Gurney lost their baby son, Puck, in March 2017, just hours after his birth. SUS-180117-110856001

COUNTY NEWS: Heartbroken parents ‘devastated’ as baby’s death found to be avoidable

A heartbroken Sussex mum has criticised hospital staff after an inquest found the death of her day-old baby boy last year could have been avoided.

News
Hundreds of people have been stuck at Haywards Heath station this morning. Picture: James Cole

Crowds stuck at rail stations after train hits ‘track defect’

Frustrated passengers are expected to be disrupted for hours due to a ‘track defect’ at Burgess Hill.

Transport
Where are fallen trees causing travel delays this morning?

Where are fallen trees causing travel delays this morning?

Following high winds last night reports are coming in of a number of fallen trees affecting drivers this morning.

Transport
Fantasy vs Reality? The Observer has revealed shocking conditions at the supposedly idyllic Lakeside Holiday Park

COUNTY NEWS: Leaking sewage, floods and rats at Sussex lakeside paradise

Residents at an idyllic lakeside resort are being plagued by leaking sewage, flooding and overflowing rubbish, the Observer can exclusively reveal.

News
Ford prison supplier collapses

Ford prison supplier collapses

A construction giant that supplies services to Ford Prison has collapsed.

Business
Police are appealing for witnesses to the collision. Pictures: Eddie Mitchell

Baby girl dies following serious collision

A baby girl has died and a five-year-old boy is in critical condition after a collision in Wisborough Green last night.

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Mills was jailed for taking advantage of a man with autism and Cerebral palsy. Picture: Sussex Police

COUNTY NEWS: Care worker jailed for stealing £2,000 from disabled men to fund gambling

A care worker who stole almost £2,000 from two disabled men at a Sussex care home to fund luxury gifts and online gambling has been jailed.

Crime

COUNTY NEWS UPDATE: Southern apologises after staff refuse to let man into station

Southern has apologised to a man who missed his train after staff refused to unlock station doors.

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